Sa Coma, Mallorca, Things to do and see, hotels and beach

Sa Coma is a comfortable and family-friendly holiday area, modern and full of great facilities to entertain all ages. Overall, Sa Coma is a quieter area in the sense that here is not the big or wild nightlife.

Upon arrival in Sa Coma, it may be a good idea to take a ride on the small mini train ‘Badia Express’, which runs around the resort town to get an overview of the area – in addition, the train is very popular with children.

sa coma resort on map of mallorca

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Things to do

Things to do in Sa Coma

Sa Coma is a modern holiday destination full of offers and opportunities.

sa coma mini train mallorca beach

Mini train

Rising the mini train is a fun and comfortable way to get familiar with the town and area of Sa Coma. The mini train runs between hotels and the beach all day long. There is also another route that will take you on a longer ride to the picturesque area of Costa del Pins north of Cala Bona.

adventure underwater on mallorcas coast

Diving

There several diving schools in Sa Coma because the east coast is a true treasury of undersea life. Whether you are a beginner or experienced PADI diver, there are numerous possibilities to discover Mallorca from the eye of the fish. Explore hidden caves, light open meadows, valleys of sea grass and a range of colorful and fascinating species such as morays, octopuses, shrimps and fish. Diving is really one of the most memorable things you can do here.

group of horses in sunset

Horse riding

One of the best ways of experiencing the beautiful area that surrounds Sa Coma is from the back of a horse. Ride through the natural area of the Punta Amer headland, explore the wild Balearic nature and reach the old fortress at the tip where you can stop for a refreshment. Riding on a horse along the coastline is simply an amazing feeling and allows for some incredible views, you can feel the connection with the horse as the rhythms of the hoofs takes you from one picturesque place to another. Look for Rancho Sa Coma at Avinguda de ses Palmeres, 9.

boat cruising in a lagoon in majorca

Glass bottom boat cruise

Sail from beach to beach along the east coast of Mallorca in a glass bottom boat and discover all the beautiful hidden gems, caves and coves. During your trip you can enjoy a refreshing swim in the crystal clear turquoise water, do sunbathing on the deck and take pictures of the paradise island while relaxing in good company.

cyclist cycling on a mountain road in mallorca

Rent a bike

Cycling is undoubtedly one of the most popular sports you can do in Mallorca, all year round. The great infrastructure of asphalted roads allows you to get almost anywhere on the island. You can of course also choose to stay around the local area where you can bicycle to stunning small beaches and incredible lookout points. You can also visit the charming village of Sant Llorenc or go to Porto Cristo to experience the famous Dragon Caves.

cove and beach by the punta amer headland and natural area in mallorca

Discover the Balearic wildlife

If you love nature, then you will certainly love Sa Coma! In the northern part of the area, the headland and nature park of Punta de n’Amer extends from the coast where hundreds of different species live. This is the perfect place for watching birds, absorb the scents of unspoiled Mediterranean nature and enjoy strolling around under the sun.

fortress of castell de punta amer between the resorts of cala millor and sa coma in mallorca

Castell de sa Punta de n’Amer

At the highest point of the Punta de n’Amer headland you will find an old fortress known as “es Castell”. The fortress was erected in a time when Mallorca was subject to numerous brutal  pirate raids with fatal consequences. The fortress feature an exhibition space of weapons, a lookput platform and a little cafeteria located in old barracks. The fortress was last used during the Spanish Civil War when Republican troops attempted to break Franco’s supporters.

Enjoy a nice walk to the Punta Amer fortress

cuevas del drach or dragon caves is a major tourist attraction in mallorca located in the holiday resort of porto cristo

Cuevas del Drach (Dragon Caves)

One of Mallorca’s major tourist attractions is located less than 10 minutes from Sa Coma, namely the Cuevas del Drach. These fascinating underground caves of hundreds of thousands of stalagmites and stalactites that has been created throughout millions of years makes for a memorable trip suitable for all ages. At the bottom of the caves you will discover the largest underground lake in Europe, Lago Martel. Here, an orchestra will perform a classical concert for you and you can jump in one of the boats and go for a sail in the illuminated caves.

Excursion to the Dragon Caves in Porto Cristo

stalagmite and stalactite caves of cuevas de arta in canyamel mallorca is a major tourist attraction to visit

CUEVAS DE ÁRTÀ

One of the great tourist attractions close to Cala Bona, is the Cuevas de Ártà, or simply, the Caves of Ártà. Come discover the fascinating world of stalagmites and stalactites illuminated by colorful light creating a cabinet of mysterious silhouettes. This attraction is for both young and adults to enjoy, so don’t turn it down.

Visit Cuevas del Arta

cuevas del hams tourist attraction in porto cristo mallorca

Cuevas del Hams

Cuevas del Hams, also known as “the fishhook caves”, are another set of caves found in the nearby area of Porto Cristo. These caves are a little less hyped that the other two, however, still spectacular and interesting to see. Moreover, a visit here will also grant access to a small botanical area where you will learn about the local environment and wildlife.

Visit the Cuevas del Hams

Where to stay

What are the best hotels in Sa Coma?

adults only hotel by the beach in sa coma mallorca

Hipotels Mediterraneo Hotel – Adults Only ****

Lovely adults onl hotel right on the beach in Sa Coma, ideal for couples looking for pure relaxation. The welcoming atmosphere of the hotel and the attentive hospitality of the staff make the stay at this hotel something very special. Bright spacious rooms with beautiful sea views, delicious restaurant and plenty of wellness facilities, complete a relaxing and romantic stay. The hotel have a fantastic location, just 1 minute walk from the lovely white sandy beach and minutes from the city center, where shops and restaurants await with exciting offers.

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iris holiday apartments in sa coma mallorca

Apartamentos Iris

This quiet little apartment complex is centrally located in Sa Coma, minutes from both the city center and the beach. The apartments are large and spacious, have several bedrooms and also offer free wifi and a fully equipped kitchen. In the middle of the apartment complex you can enjoy a fresh dip in the delicious pool, or just relax in one of the many sun loungers while enjoying the tranquility.

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Beaches

Sa Coma beach

beach area of sa coma holiday resort in mallorca

The beach area of Sa Coma is characterized by the wide sandy area, white and fine-grained, blue, transparent water and posidonia meadows. Dolphins can be seen and it is possible to dive, snorkel, do SUP, windsurf and many other fun water activities.

To the north you will see the Punta Amer headland that separates the resorts of Sa coma and Cala Millor.

Length 800 meter
Width 30 meter
Blue flag Yes
Showers Yes
Toilets Yes
First aid Yes
Parking Yes
Wheelchair access Yes
Kiosk Yes
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Market & Events

Markets & Events

There are a number of events in Sa Coma every year that range between craft markets and traditional celebrations.

Summer market

Every summer, between May and October, the weekly evening market is held on Wednesdays from 7 pm. The market lives up the streets of Sa Coma with people browsing the thousands of local products before or after going to restaurants and bars.

Other markets

Sant Llorenç des Cardassar: Thursday from 8 am to 1 pm.

Son Carrió: Fridays from 8 am to 1 pm

July

Festes Sa Coma

Every year during the third week of July, Sa Coma celebrates itself with a range of fun activities aimed at tourists. There will be a series of sports competitions, games, markets, exhibitions, concerts and of course, plenty of food. One of the main highlights of the festival, is the Nits Multiculturals (Multicultural Night), a gastronomic night fair accompanied by various live bands. The bars and restaurants of Sa Coma are together in arranging this tasteful event, where you can taste the chef’s take on different international dishes. There is also a big paella competition.

Facts & History
Practical Info

Sa Coma tourist office

March – October: Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 2 pm.

Avinguda les Palmeres

Tel. (+34) 971 810 892

E-mail: omitsc@santllorenc.es

Emergencies

Emergency: 112
National police: 091
Local police: 092
Guarda civil: 062
Fire: 080
Maritime emergencies: 900 202 202

Find an open pharmacy anywhere in Mallorca

To find an open pharmacy, or opening hours of a certain pharmacy, simply follow the link below to search for a pharmacy.

When on the page, select ‘Mallorca’ from the list and then select the town you need a pharmacy in from the drop down list.

Find a pharmacy

Taxi fare examples

Destination Approximate price
Airport 80€
Valldemossa 90€
Port de Pollença 52€
Alcúdia 42€
Sineu 50€
Porto Cristo 27€

Bus lines 400

Click here to find timetables and bus stops

A42 – Airport – Sa Coma Timetables and stops for A42 here

  • Airport
  • Montuïri
  • Vilafranca de Bonany
  • Manacor
  • Porto Cristo
  • s’Illot
  • Sa Coma
  • Cala Millor
  • Cala Bona

 

412 – Son Servera – Palma See timetables and stops on line 412 here

  • Son Servera
  • Costa dels Pins
  • Port Vell
  • Port Verd
  • Cala Millor
  • Cala Bona
  • sa Coma
  • s’Illot
  • Porto Cristo
  • Coves Drac
  • Coves Hams
  • Manacor
  • Vilafranca
  • Montuïri
  • Algaida
  • Palma

 

441 – Cuevas del Drach – Cala Ratjada See timetables and stops on line 441 here

  • Cuevas del Drach
  • Portocristo
  • s’Illot
  • sa Coma
  • Cala Millor
  • Cala Bona
  • Port Verd
  • Port Vell
  • Capdepera
  • Cala Rajada

 

454 – Ca’n Pastilla – Cala Bona See timetables and stops on line 454 here

  • Can Pastilla
  • Platja de Palma
  • Manacor
  • Coves Hams
  • Coves Drac
  • Portocristo
  • s’Illot
  • sa Coma
  • Cala Millor
  • Cala Bona
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